Service notes


Chief Boatswain’s Mate Mindy (Poorman) Rivello of Altoona was promoted to the rank chief on Oct. 1 while serving with the U.S. Coast Guard.

She is a 2005 graduate of Altoona Area High School.

Chief Rivello is currently stationed at Eureka, Calif.

She is the daughter of Karen and Bob Poorman of Altoona and is married to Matt Rivello of Attleboro, Mass. They have one son, Vincent.

Articles and photos about recent achievements for local service men and women can be mailed to Service Notes, P.O. Box 2008, Altoona, PA 16603, or emailed to community@altoonamirror.com. For more information, call Brenda Carberry, community news coordinator, at 946-7459.


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